France Ends Military Operations in Mali

Updated: Tue 15 Jul, 07:11 am

Despite tensions between communities and persistent insecurity, France says its military operations in northern Mali - aimed at stopping rebels from reaching the capital - has been "perfectly … read more »

Algeria, France Deny Libya Operation

Updated: Wed 11 Jun, 11:15 am

During a visit to Algiers, French Foreign Minister, Laurent Fabius, along with his Algerian counterpart, Ramtane Lamamra, denied allegations that a joint operation involving both countries had taken … read more »

Meningitis Vaccine May Prevent One Million Cases Over Decade

Updated: Thu 9 Jun, 06:42 am 2011

Burkina Faso, Mali, and Niger report the lowest number of confirmed meningitis A cases ever recorded during an epidemic season this year following the successful introduction of a new vaccine that … read more »